Technical Manager

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  • Location:

    Newport, Wales

  • Sector:

    Defence and Security

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  • Salary:

    £500 - £570 per day + Inside IR35

  • Contact:

    Chloe Manerowski

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  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 months +

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Technical Manager

*6 months +

*SC cleared role

*Inside IR35

*£500 - £570 a day

My client is looking for a Technical Manager who has a strong Systems Engineer background. Potentially System Engineer who will move into Technical Manager role as the role will sit between Engineering Team and Project Manager.

Your main tasks and responsibilities will include:

  • Establishing, maintaining and communicating the engineering programme, budget and work breakdown structure

  • Engineering deliverables throughout the life of the project

  • You will ensure that different specialist engineering teams are directed and co-ordinated to achieve work packages, including managing engineering requirements, risks and issues

  • Manage the technical assurance of the development, ensuring that the development is compliant to the requirements and architecture as set out by the System Architect and that it is carried out observing the processes as agreed with the Chief Engineer.

We are looking for applicants with the following skills and experience:

  • Educated to degree level (or equivalent) in engineering / IT related discipline.

  • Product related training relevant to area of expertise

  • Have experience of systems design and implementation for data communications products in commercial or military environments.

  • Have experience of embedded software development utilising custom hardware.

  • Experience and knowledge of CS3/HGES is preferable

  • Familiar with process-driven software development

  • Have experience of the full project lifecycle.

  • Have an excellent understanding of work package definition, estimation, and planning

+++ Please note SC clearance is required for this role +++